Current Exhibit

On Holiday…

On behalf of all of us here at the gallery we extend a huge mahalo for your support during the Spring 2018 semester. We hope you have a joyous and safe summer and we look forward to seeing you all in the Fall.

Ē Luku Wale Ē

Ē LUKU WALE Ē PHOTOGRAPHS BY PILIĀMOʻO: MARK HAMASAKI & KAPULANI LANDGRAF   Photographs bear witness retrospectively to the changes in the land as they were taking place during the building of the H-3 freeway.    

A Legacy of Teaching

A Legacy of Teaching: Snowden Hodges and Former Students honors the remarkable Drawing, Painting, and Atelier programs established and taught by Snowden Hodges for more than 30 years at Windward Community College.


Early College is a partnership between Windward Community College and High School students to provide an accelerated learning experience. This exhibit highlights an Early College ART 113 drawing class at Castle high School. This class meets the same academic course level of the University of Hawaii drawing standards for college credit, taught throughout the community … Continue Reading

Raku Hoʻolauleʻa 2017

KĀNE‘OHE–Gallery ‘Iolani presents a centuries-old ceramic art form originated in Japan in an exhibition of 37 potters and ceramic masters who participated in the Raku Ho‘oleule‘a 2017 at Mokulē‘ia in May 2017. The exhibition includes more than 70 artworks that were glazed and fired at the beach, and juried by experts in contemporary and traditional … Continue Reading

I Don’t Know How I Feel, But I Feel You

Opening Reception:  Friday, April 7, 4-7 p.m.  The exhibit features the work of Oʻahu based visual artists who are all connected in some way.  It is an exhibition, which considers our seemingly immediate and innate ability to connect with others without reason or understanding of how such a sensation is generated. It’s happened to everyone: … Continue Reading


Voyaging:  The Art of Wayfinding A selection of thalassic art from the Art in Public Places Collection of the Hawaiʻi State Foundation on Culture and the Arts. January 29 – March 5, 2017 Opening Reception:  Sunday, January 29, 2-4 p.m.   GALLERY IOLANI EVENTS Voyaging: The Art of Wayfinding, January 29-March 5, 2015   Sunday, … Continue Reading

Confluence 4

October 18th-November 28th Opening reception:  Friday, October 28th, 4-7 p.m. Join us for Confluence 4, an exhibition of outstanding student work from studio art classes in ceramics, design, color theory, drawing, gallery design and management, painting, photography, screen printing and sculpture.


September 9 – October 3 Opening reception:  Friday, September 9, 4-7 p.m. October 1, Gallery is open 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. during Windward Hoʻolauleʻa. Showcasing art from two emerging art programs at WCC.     Atelier Hawaiʻi – Classical techniques of drawing and painting in the Realist Tradition developed in Europe during the 17th … Continue Reading


Exhibiting current works by the Hawaiʻi Glass Artists.

David Kuraoka

Presenting works in clay and bronze by Kauai native David Kuraoka, professor emeritus of art and former ceramics department head at San Francisco State University.